Level 1 Award Health and Safety in a Construction Environment (QCF)

ILM Associates can offer this qualification which is requirement to apply for the CSCS Labourer Card (Green Card).

Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in a Construction Environment qualification is for anyone who currently works in construction or wants to work in construction, as well as for those already in the industry looking to refresh their knowledge. It is essential for anyone wishing to apply for the Construction Skills Certificate Scheme (CSCS) Labourer Card (Green Card), necessary for work on a UK construction site.

The qualification provides the learner with everything they need to know about maintaining and improving health and safety at work. It delivers essential knowledge about key terms, legal responsibilities and reasons for good health and safety on a construction site. The learner will also learn about personal protective equipment, emergencies, accident reporting, and dealing with ill-health within the construction environment

The qualification assumes no prior knowledge and considers the fact that learners come from diverse education and employment backgrounds. The training is exceptionally easy to understand and administer.

Having a valid CSCS card is a mandatory requirement of working in the construction industry because they grant employees access to UK construction sites. In order to apply for CSCS Labourer Card (Green Card), you need to have achieved the Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in a Construction Environment qualification and passed the CITB Health, Safety & Environment Test for Operatives (CSCS Test).

Course Details:

Duration: 1 Day

The qualification consists of 1 unit (4 Credits)

Units:
Health and Safety in a Construction Environment

The unit is assessed by a multiple choice paper based examination which consists of 40 questions. The pass mark is 26 out of 40.